Quotations that match 'flesh'.

I think that at the supper I neither receive flesh nor blood, but bread and wine; which bread when it is broken, and the wine when it is drunken, put me in remembrance how that for my sins the body of Christ was broken, and his blood shed on the cross. Jane Grey
[ Blood Body Bread Broken Christ Cross Drunken Flesh His How Neither Nor Put Receive Remembrance Shed Sins Supper Think Which Wine]
The flesh endures the storms of the present alone; the mind, those of the past and future as well as the present. Gluttony is a lust of the mind. Thomas Hobbes
[ Alone Endures Flesh Future Gluttony Lust Mind Past Present Storms Those Well]
The vigor and power and comfort of our spiritual life depends on our mortification of deeds of the flesh. John Owen
[ Comfort Deeds Depends Flesh Life Mortification Our Power Spiritual Vigor]
Rehearsing a play is making the word flesh. Publishing a play is reversing the process. Peter Shaffer
[ Flesh Making Play Process Publishing Rehearsing Reversing Word]
The robe of flesh wears thin, and with the years God shines through all things. John Buchan
[ Flesh God Robe Shines Thin Things Through Wears Years]
Indeed, the whole company, although thin in flesh, and generally of slight forms, and limbs, especially, are as good looking and intelligent a body of men as we usually meet with. Lewis Tappan
[ Although Body Company Especially Flesh Forms Generally Good Indeed Intelligent Limbs Looking Meet Men Slight Thin Usually Whole]
It's taken me a long time to become the person I am, for all the ugliness to fall away. The rotten flesh is gone, and the seed is there. I can touch that now. Lynn Johnston
[ Am Away Become Fall Flesh Gone Long Now Person Rotten Seed Taken Time Touch Ugliness]
It's very easy to make insects move. Because they do move mechanically without the rippling of flesh as you mentioned. They move more like real tinker toys and you can make models of them quite easily. Michael O'Donoghue
[ Because Easily Easy Flesh Insects Make Mechanically Mentioned Models More Move Quite Real Them Tinker Toys Very Without]
This planet Earth, the act of putting a roof over our heads, our flesh and blood existence, it's all very temporary. Melissa Auf der Maur
[ Act Blood Earth Existence Flesh Heads Our Over Planet Putting Roof Temporary Very]
The mind is the result of the torments the flesh undergoes or inflicts upon itself. Emile M. Cioran
[ Flesh Inflicts Itself Mind Result Torments Undergoes Upon]
Death is a release from the impressions of the senses, and from desires that make us their puppets, and from the vagaries of the mind, and from the hard service of the flesh. Marcus Aurelius
[ Death Desires Flesh Hard Impressions Make Mind Puppets Release Senses Service Their Us Vagaries]
I don't know what a scoundrel is like, but I know what a respectable man is like, and it's enough to make one's flesh creep. Joseph de Maistre
[ Creep Enough Flesh Know Make Man Respectable Scoundrel]
My great religion is a belief in the blood, the flesh, as being wiser than the intellect. We can go wrong in our minds. But what our blood feels and believes and says, is always true. The intellect is only a bit and a bridle. David Herbert Lawrence
[ Always Being Belief Believes Bit Blood Bridle Feels Flesh Go Great Intellect Minds Only Our Religion Says Than True Wiser Wrong]
At the cross God wrapped his heart in flesh and blood and let it be nailed to the cross for our redemption. E. Stanley Jones
[ Blood Cross Flesh God Heart His Nailed Our Redemption Wrapped]
There are moments when the body is as numinous as words, days that are the good flesh continuing. Such tenderness, those afternoons and evenings, saying blackberry, blackberry, blackberry. Robert Hass
[ Afternoons Blackberry Body Continuing Days Evenings Flesh Good Moments Saying Such Tenderness Those Words]
It's extraordinary to look into a baby's face and see a piece of your flesh and your spirit. It makes you realize you are a part of the human race. Liam Neeson
[ Baby Extraordinary Face Flesh Human Into Look Makes Part Piece Race Realize See Spirit Your]
A lover may be a shadowy creature, but husbands are made of flesh and blood. Amy Levy
[ Blood Creature Flesh Husbands Lover Made May Shadowy]
Long years must pass before the truths we have made for ourselves become our very flesh. Paul Valery
[ Become Before Flesh Long Made Must Our Ourselves Pass Truths Very Years]
I mean the flesh, never fade! The flesh never leave the creation, see, because with that divine spirit the flesh cannot fade. If the spirit is weak then the flesh fade, seen? Peter Tosh
[ Because Cannot Creation Divine Fade Flesh Leave Mean Never See Seen Spirit Then Weak]
I have only one prejudice in horseflesh - I do not like a white one. Ernest Thompson Seton
[ Only Prejudice White]
In each individual the spirit is made flesh, in each one the whole of creation suffers, in each one a Savior is crucified. Hermann Hesse
[ Creation Crucified Each Flesh Individual Made Savior Spirit Suffers Whole]
Happy is the novelist who manages to preserve an actual love letter that he received when he was young within a work of fiction, embedded in it like a clean bullet in flabby flesh and quite secure there, among spurious lives. Vladimir Nabokov
[ Actual Among Bullet Clean Embedded Fiction Flabby Flesh Happy Letter Lives Love Manages Novelist Preserve Quite Received Secure Spurious Within Work Young]
As far as I am concerned the paint is the person. I want it to work for me just as flesh does. Lucian Freud
[ Am Concerned Does Far Flesh Just Paint Person Want Work]
How much has to be explored and discarded before reaching the naked flesh of feeling. Claude Debussy
[ Before Discarded Explored Feeling Flesh How Much Naked Reaching]
The New Testament presents, in its way, the same union of the divine and human as the person of Christ. In this sense also 'the word became flesh, and dwells among us.' Philip Schaff
[ Also Among Became Christ Divine Dwells Flesh Human New Person Presents Same Sense Testament Union Us Way Word]
The research is the easiest. The outline is the most fun. The first draft is the hardest, because every word of the outline has to be fleshed out. The rewrite is very satisfying. Ken Follett
[ Because Draft Easiest Every First Fun Hardest Most Out Outline Research Rewrite Satisfying Very Word]
I have a record company starting. It's called Flesh Records and I'm putting together music for porno movies. Adam Jones
[ Called Company Flesh Movies Music Putting Record Records Starting Together]
In considering found that the papists did not deny him to be come in the flesh, nor we did not deny him - who then was antichrist? Was the Turk antichrist only? Anne Hutchinson
[ Antichrist Come Considering Deny Did Flesh Found Him Nor Only Then]
I had not taken a bath in a year nor changed my clothes or removed them except to stick a needle every hour in the fibrous grey wooden flesh of heroin addiction. I did absolutely nothing. William S. Burroughs
[ Absolutely Addiction Bath Changed Clothes Did Every Except Flesh Grey Had Hour Needle Nor Nothing Removed Stick Taken Them Wooden Year]
Money is the last enemy that shall never be subdued. While there is flesh there is money or the want of money, but money is always on the brain so long as there is a brain in reasonable order. Samuel Butler
[ Always Brain Enemy Flesh Last Long Money Never Order Reasonable Shall Subdued Want While]
Churchill was one of the few men I have met who even in the flesh give me the impression of genius. George Bernard Shaw is another. It is amusing to know that each thinks the other is overrated. David Low
[ Amusing Another Bernard Churchill Each Even Few Flesh Genius George Give Impression Know Men Met Other Overrated Shaw Thinks]
Style is as much under the words as in the words. It is as much the soul as it is the flesh of a work. Gustave Flaubert
[ Flesh Much Soul Style Under Words Work]
I write scripts to serve as skeletons awaiting the flesh and sinew of images. Ingmar Bergman
[ Awaiting Flesh Images Scripts Serve Sinew Skeletons Write]
Well, it gives, certainly to my father, who is the one that suffered the most in our family, and understanding of how the ideals of a country are only as good as the people who give it flesh and blood. George Takei
[ Blood Certainly Country Family Father Flesh Give Gives Good How Ideals Most Only Our Suffered Understanding Well]
We can know nothing till after this grave debate. The soul must withdraw, for this is not its hour. Now the knife must divide the flesh, and lay the ravage bare, and do its work completely. Georges Duhamel
[ After Bare Completely Debate Divide Flesh Grave Hour Knife Know Lay Must Nothing Now Soul Till Withdraw Work]
The human being is flesh and consciousness, body and soul; his heart is an abyss which can only be filled by that which is godly. Olivier Messiaen
[ Abyss Being Body Consciousness Filled Flesh Godly Heart His Human Only Soul Which]
The safest and most suitable form of penance seems to be that which causes pain in the flesh but does not penetrate to the bones, that is, which causes suffering but not sickness. Saint Ignatius
[ Bones Causes Does Flesh Form Most Pain Penance Penetrate Safest Seems Sickness Suffering Suitable Which]
Whatever man uses without the fear of God, whatever he applies to the mere gratifying of his flesh, cannot fail to operate as a poison to the soul, however pleasant and salutary it may appear to be to the body. Johann Arndt
[ Appear Applies Body Cannot Fail Fear Flesh God Gratifying His However Man May Mere Operate Pleasant Poison Salutary Soul Uses Whatever Without]
And because his Spirit was wholly God, he is called God, and he is called man on account of his flesh. Michael Servetus
[ Account Because Called Flesh God His Man Spirit Wholly]
Social democracy... is only the advance guard of the proletariat, a small piece of the total working masses; blood from their blood, and flesh from their flesh. Rosa Luxemburg
[ Advance Blood Democracy Flesh Guard Masses Only Piece Proletariat Small Social Their Total Working]
I am an invisible man. I am a man of substance, of flesh and bone, fiber and liquids - and I might even be said to possess a mind. I am invisible, understand, simply because people refuse to see me. Ralph Ellison
[ Am Because Bone Even Fiber Flesh Invisible Liquids Man Might Mind Possess Refuse Said See Simply Substance Understand]
A Boston man is the east wind made flesh. Thomas Gold Appleton
[ Boston East Flesh Made Man Wind]
Father Fernando did every thing in his power to assist the sick; and although he arrived much reduced in flesh, he did not become ill, and is now well. Junipero Serra
[ Although Arrived Assist Become Did Every Father Fernando Flesh His Ill Much Now Power Reduced Sick Thing Well]
And there isn't any way that one can get rid of the guilt of having a nice body by saying that one can serve society with it, because that would end up with oneself as what? There simply doesn't seem to be any moral place for flesh. Margaret Drabble
[ Any Because Body End Flesh Get Guilt Having Moral Nice Oneself Place Rid Saying Seem Serve Simply Society Up Way Would]
I want paint to work as flesh. Lucian Freud
[ Flesh Paint Want Work]
Well, if you look at the whole story, I mean there's only Jews and Romans in the story. I mean I just wanted to flesh that character out and make that a drama about the people around Christ when he was going through this passion. Mel Gibson
[ Around Character Christ Drama Flesh Going Jews Just Look Make Mean Only Out Passion Romans Story Through Wanted Well Whole]
Every child was taught from his cradle that money was Mammon, the chief agent of the flesh and the devil. Rebecca H. Davis
[ Agent Chief Child Cradle Devil Every Flesh His Mammon Money Taught]
The way to Heaven is ascending; we must be content to travel uphill, though it be hard and tiresome, and contrary to the natural bias of our flesh. Jonathan Edwards
[ Ascending Bias Content Contrary Flesh Hard Heaven Must Natural Our Though Tiresome Travel Uphill Way]
Mr. Faulkner, of course, is interested in making your mind rather than your flesh creep. Cliff Fadiman
[ Course Creep Faulkner Flesh Interested Making Mind Mr Rather Than Your]
Honor is the inner garment of the Soul; the first thing put on by it with the flesh, and the last it layeth down at its separation from it. Akhenaton
[ Down First Flesh Garment Honor Inner Last Put Separation Soul Thing]
The first time my father saw me in the flesh was on the stage, which is a bit weird. We went out to dinner, and he was charming and sweet, but I did all the talking. Christopher Plummer
[ Bit Charming Did Dinner Father First Flesh Out Saw Stage Sweet Talking Time Weird Went Which]
Our faith is stronger than death, our philosophy is firmer than flesh, and the spread of the Kingdom of God upon the earth is more sublime and more compelling. Dorothy Day
[ Compelling Death Earth Faith Firmer Flesh God Kingdom More Our Philosophy Spread Stronger Sublime Than Upon]
The aura given out by a person or object is as much a part of them as their flesh. Lucian Freud
[ Aura Flesh Given Much Object Out Part Person Their Them]
The woman I am currently crazy about was a vegetarian for a year until I started dating her. As is the case with most vegetarians, she had never eaten properly prepared meat, only commercially packaged or otherwise abused flesh. Steve Albini
[ Abused Am Case Commercially Crazy Currently Dating Eaten Flesh Had Her Meat Most Never Only Otherwise Packaged Prepared Properly She Started Until Vegetarian Vegetarians Woman Year]
Children show scars like medals. Lovers use them as secrets to reveal. A scar is what happens when the word is made flesh. Leonard Cohen
[ Children Flesh Happens Lovers Made Medals Reveal Scar Scars Secrets Show Them Use Word]
In America all too few blows are struck into flesh. We kill the spirit here, we are experts at that. We use psychic bullets and kill each other cell by cell. Norman Mailer
[ America Blows Bullets Cell Each Experts Few Flesh Here Into Kill Other Psychic Spirit Struck Too Use]
I suppose meeting people whether it's in real life and actually shaking their flesh and blood hand or shaking the mystical hand of the character all rub off on you in some way. Janet Suzman
[ Actually Blood Character Flesh Hand Life Meeting Mystical Off Real Rub Shaking Some Suppose Their Way Whether]
Was the crew well? Was I not? I had profited in many ways by the voyage. I had even gained flesh, and actually weighed a pound more than when I sailed from Boston. Joshua Slocum
[ Actually Boston Crew Even Flesh Gained Had Many More Pound Profited Sailed Than Voyage Ways Weighed Well]
You shouldn't have to pay for your love with your bones and your flesh. Pat Benatar
[ Bones Flesh Love Pay Your]
A press card does not provide you with an invisible shield. You're flesh and blood. Jessica Savitch
[ Blood Card Does Flesh Invisible Press Provide Shield]
When a baby comes you can smell two things: the smell of flesh, which smells like chicken soup, and the smell of lilies, the flower of another garden, the spiritual garden. Carlos Santana
[ Another Baby Chicken Comes Flesh Flower Garden Lilies Smell Smells Soup Spiritual Things Two Which]
Fortunately art is a community effort - a small but select community living in a spiritualized world endeavoring to interpret the wars and the solitudes of the flesh. Allen Ginsberg
[ Art Community Effort Endeavoring Flesh Fortunately Interpret Living Select Small Solitudes Spiritualized Wars World]
That hunger of the flesh, that longing for ease, that terror of incarceration, that insistence on tribal honour being obeyed: all of that exists, and it exists everywhere. Ben Kingsley
[ Being Ease Everywhere Exists Flesh Honour Hunger Incarceration Insistence Longing Obeyed Terror Tribal]
I want to be a big, fleshy voluptuous woman with curves. I want a big bum, but I don't have one. Cameron Diaz
[ Big Bum Curves Want Woman]
If Jesus is the Son of God in human flesh, He's one of a kind of the 13 billions of people who have ever lived. Tim LaHaye
[ Billions Ever Flesh God Human Jesus Kind Lived Son]
Consciousness is much more than the thorn, it is the dagger in the flesh. Emile M. Cioran
[ Consciousness Dagger Flesh More Much Than Thorn]
God himself took this human flesh upon him. William Barclay
[ Flesh God Him Himself Human Took Upon]
Yet, so far from laboring to know the forbidden tree of worldly pleasures and its various fruits, man gives himself up to a careless and thoughtless state of life, and yields to the lust of the flesh, not considering that this lust is really the forbidden tree. Johann Arndt
[ Careless Considering Far Flesh Forbidden Fruits Gives Himself Know Laboring Life Lust Man Pleasures Really State Thoughtless Tree Up Various Worldly Yet Yields]
I cannot but think that it would be a great step if mankind could familiarise themselves with the idea that they are spirits incorporated for a time in the flesh re spirits incorporated for a time in the flesh. Catherine Crowe
[ Cannot Could Flesh Great Idea Incorporated Mankind Spirits Step Themselves Think Time Would]
Flesh sells. People don't want to see pictures of churches. They want to see naked bodies. Helen Mirren
[ Bodies Churches Flesh Naked Pictures See Sells Want]
Neither fish, flesh nor good red herring. Tom Brown
[ Fish Flesh Good Herring Neither Nor Red]
I am the family face; flesh perishes, I live on. Thomas Hardy Family
[ Am Face Family Flesh Live Perishes]
And your very flesh shall be a great poem. Walt Whitman
[ Flesh Great Poem Shall Very Your]
Do not be surprised if I adore as God what you called humanity, since you talked of humanity as if it was empty of spirit and you think in the flesh according to the flesh. Michael Servetus
[ According Adore Called Empty Flesh God Humanity Since Spirit Surprised Talked Think]
The nineteenth century lynching mob cuts off ears, toes, and fingers, strips off flesh, and distributes portions of the body as souvenirs among the crowd. Ida B. Wells
[ Among Body Century Crowd Cuts Distributes Ears Fingers Flesh Lynching Mob Nineteenth Off Portions Strips Toes]
One does not lash hat lies at a distance. The foibles that we ridicule must at least be a little bit our own. Only then will the work be a part of our own flesh. The garden must be weeded. Paul Klee
[ Bit Distance Does Flesh Garden Hat Lash Least Lies Little Must Only Our Own Part Ridicule Then Will Work]
Isn't it true that the fault of birth rests somewhat on the child? I believe it's we who led our parents on to bear us, and it's our unborn children who make our flesh itch. T. E. Lawrence
[ Bear Believe Birth Child Children Fault Flesh Itch Led Make Our Parents Rests Somewhat True Unborn Us]
And all men are ready to pass judgement on the priest as if he was not a being clothed with flesh, or one who inherited a human nature. John Chrysostom
[ Being Clothed Flesh Human Inherited Judgement Men Nature Pass Priest Ready]
So if you want to have a great video game-based movie you have to keep the mood of the game, use the normal character setup - but you have to flesh out the story and provide more background for the characters. Uwe Boll
[ Background Character Characters Flesh Game Great Keep Mood More Movie Normal Out Provide Setup Story Use Video Want]
The body is the soul's poor house or home, whose ribs the laths are and whose flesh the loam. Robert Herrick
[ Body Flesh Home House Poor Ribs Soul Whose]
Once I've got the first draft down on paper then I do five or six more drafts, the last two of which will be polishing drafts. The ones in between will flesh out the characters and maybe I'll check my research. Colleen McCullough
[ Between Characters Check Down Draft Drafts First Five Flesh Got Last Maybe More Once Ones Out Paper Polishing Research Six Then Two Which Will]
The more flesh you show, the higher up the ladder you go. Jerry Hall
[ Flesh Go Higher Ladder More Show Up]
And as the circumcised in the flesh, and not in the heart, have no part in God's good promises; even so they that be baptized in the flesh, and not in heart, have no part in Christ's blood. William Tyndale
[ Baptized Blood Christ Even Flesh God Good Heart Part Promises]
Show me a character whose life arouses my curiosity, and my flesh begins crawling with suspense. Fawn M. Brodie
[ Arouses Begins Character Crawling Curiosity Flesh Life Show Suspense Whose]
The former measured six feet and an inch in his stockings, and, without a single pound of cumbrous flesh about him, weighed a hundred and eighty. The latter was an inch shorter than his rival, and ten pounds lighter; but he was much the most active of the two. Augustus Baldwin Longstreet
[ Active Eighty Feet Flesh Former Him His Hundred Inch Latter Lighter Measured Most Much Pound Pounds Rival Shorter Single Six Stockings Ten Than Two Weighed Without]
The stones tear like flesh, rather than breaking. Although what happens is violent, it is a violence that is in stone. A tear is more unnerving than a break. Andy Goldsworthy
[ Although Break Breaking Flesh Happens More Rather Stone Stones Tear Than Unnerving Violence Violent]
I have a dream that one day every valley shall be exalted, every hill and mountain shall be made low, the rough places will be made straight and the glory of the Lord shall be revealed and all flesh shall see it together. Martin Luther King, Jr.
[ Day Dream Every Exalted Flesh Glory Hill Lord Low Made Mountain Places Revealed Rough See Shall Straight Together Valley Will]
The Cross is the approbation of our existence, not in words, but in an act so completely radical that it caused God to become flesh and pierced this flesh to the quick; that, to God, it was worth the death of his incarnate Son. Joseph Ratzinger
[ Act Approbation Become Caused Completely Cross Death Existence Flesh God His Incarnate Our Pierced Quick Radical Son Words Worth]
You know, so I was a weird eccentric kid but I did believe in the power of the word and of the word being made flesh I suppose, which again I suppose came from my temperament as well as my upbringing. Thomas Keneally
[ Again Being Believe Came Did Eccentric Flesh Kid Know Made Power Suppose Temperament Upbringing Weird Well Which Word]
The flesh, alas, is sad, and I have read all the books. Stephane Mallarme
[ Alas Books Flesh Read Sad]
Dance with a girl three times, and if you like the light of her eye and the tone of voice with which she, breathless, answers your little questions about horseflesh and music about affairs masculine and feminine, then take the leap in the dark. Anthony Trollope
[ Affairs Answers Breathless Dance Dark Eye Feminine Girl Her Leap Light Little Masculine Music Questions She Take Then Three Times Tone Voice Which Your]
The actor creates with his own flesh and blood all those things which all the arts try in some way to describe. Lee Strasberg
[ Actor Arts Blood Creates Describe Flesh His Own Some Things Those Try Way Which]
Fashion is in a terrible state. An overdose of too much flesh. Geoffrey Beene
[ Fashion Flesh Much Overdose State Terrible Too]
A satirist is a man whose flesh creeps so at the ugly and the savage and the incongruous aspects of society that he has to express them as brutally and nakedly as possible in order to get relief. John Dos Passos
[ Aspects Brutally Creeps Express Flesh Get Incongruous Man Order Possible Relief Satirist Savage Society Them Ugly Whose]
God sent Jesus as an example to see if we could retain and maintain the Holy Spirit in human flesh. Benny Hinn
[ Could Example Flesh God Holy Human Jesus Maintain Retain See Sent Spirit]
As soon as I became old enough to make my dreams my reality, I became a firm believer that the subconscious and the world outside of our flesh and blood is essentially the truth. Melissa Auf der Maur
[ Became Believer Blood Dreams Enough Essentially Firm Flesh Make Old Our Outside Reality Soon Subconscious Truth World]
God will never tell us to do something that gratifies the flesh. Charles Stanley
[ Flesh God Gratifies Never Something Tell Us Will]
But I found out that bones with flesh are more interesting than bones without. James MacArthur
[ Bones Flesh Found Interesting More Out Than Without]
Thus was the King and the Lord of glory judged by man's judgment, when manifest in flesh: far be it from any of his ministers to expect better treatment. George Whitefield
[ Any Better Expect Far Flesh Glory His Judged Judgment King Lord Man Manifest Ministers Thus Treatment]
The good historian is like the giant of the fairy tale. He knows that wherever he catches the scent of human flesh, there his quarry lies. Marc Bloch
[ Catches Fairy Flesh Giant Good His Historian Human Knows Lies Quarry Scent Tale Wherever]